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Super 8 at Dublin damaged by fire

Super 8 at Dublin damaged by fire

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com A fire that started in pine landscaping spread to Super 8 Motel in Dublin Wednesday night, putting the business out of service until repairs are made.…

Treasure trove of taxes unearthed

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com The county’s sales tax tally is getting a boost to the tune of about $10,000 per month, thanks to the unearthing of a tax registration error.…

Letters leave some voters thinking they can’t vote

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com If you received a letter from Virginia Department of Elections (ELECT) claiming you’ve moved out of state and can’t vote, don’t panic. It probably was a…

Southwest Times Night at Calfee Park

By JENNIFER WADE jennifer@www.southwesttimes.com   Wednesday, Aug. 13 is Southwest Times Night at Historic Calfee Park. The double-header event features the Pulaski Mariners playing the Johnson City Cardinals. The first…

Marketplace to host health fair day

By JENNIFER WADE jennifer@www.southwesttimes.com   The Marketplace in Pulaski will be having a Health Fair Day on Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be several…

‘MicroSolutions’ helping grow small businesses

By Melissa Ellis Americorps staff, Beans & Rice Inc.   For every 10 small businesses that are started, eight of them will be closed within a year. In other words,…

Sups express concern over initiative

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com A regional initiative that drew fire from a group of citizens when it was introduced three years ago is finding little support from Pulaski County Board…

Radford Fire and EMS receive new equipment

Radford Fire and EMS receive new equipment

                                    By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The Radford Fire Department and Emergency Medical…

Stone Canyon up next for concert series

Stone Canyon up next for concert series

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com Southern rock will be coming to Jackson Park this Friday, Aug. 1, as Stone Canyon will be the next featured performer in the Jackson Park concert…

Locals inducted into Virginia 4-H All Stars

Locals inducted into Virginia 4-H All Stars

By melinda williams melinda@www.southwesttimes.com The Virginia chapter of 4-H All Stars has inducted four Pulaski County 4-H participants into its service-oriented honor society. Cynthia Hurst, Katlyn Smith, Shane Williams and…